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Efficient Use of Water in the Garden and Landscape - Earth-Kind® Landscaping Earth-Kind® Landscaping
Fig 3. Drip irrigation, with its high frequency-low volume watering, keeps a much more efficient soil-moisture level than does sprinkler or flood irrigation. It is also much more adaptable to the use of automated watering systems.